NPD Technologist

Silven Recruitment Posted 15/10/2019
  • Hereford
  • £30,000

The Opportunity

NPD Technologist

 

£30,000

Hereford

 

Are you an NPD technologist who feels confident taking both retail and food service clients’ product from concept through to mass production?

 

If so, then read on!

 

The Role

 

You will provide support to the NPD Manager in creating and delivering on new product initiatives.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Supporting NPD manager to meet key deadlines
  • Have knowledge of retail and food service industries and products
  • Support benchmarking exercises
  • Completing product information sheets
  • Liaise with technical and operations to support trials, shelf life assessments and cooking instruction verifications
  • Use trials to validate costing
  • Support the planning of product launches
  • Ensure product complies with specifications and agreed parameters

 

The Candidate

 

  • Experience in developing and launching new products
  • Managing critical paths ensuring successful product launches
  • Knowledge functional characteristics of food ingredients
  • Good understanding of product development process
  • Able to work using your own initiative
  • Computer literate
  • Methodical approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Full driving licence.

 

 Next steps

 

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send your CV to bobby.fiddaman@silven.co.uk with BF/6041 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463.